Heidelberg Everything is Connected event series draws over 200 customers

More than 200 Heidelberg customers from Canada, the U.S. and Mexico visited Heidelberg’s North American headquarters in Kennesaw, Georgia recently for the OEM’s final installment of its seminar/event series titled Everything is Connected. The day-long event focused on the digital transformation of the industry and its impact on printers’ overall equipment effectiveness. It began with … Read more →

Epson launches new Legacy Textured Paper for fine-art applications

Epson has introduced Legacy Textured, the latest addition to its sophisticated Legacy Paper line that offers “the ultimate in quality and longevity for artists selling their work.” Legacy Textured is comprised of a mould-made paper base that lays cotton fibres down randomly to virtually eliminate curl, plus a heavily textured surface that simulates old-world handcrafted … Read more →

Mohawk releases new guide to digital materials and digital processes

Mohawk Fine Papers (Cohoes, NY) North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty materials for commercial and digital printing, has released A Maker’s Field Guide to Digital Materials and Digital Processes – the latest in its series of comprehensive, printed guides “designed to bring inspiration and education to designers, their clients and … Read more →

Schreiner launches globally usable RFID Label for metal applications

Schreiner ProTech, a Germany-based global leader in developing and manufacturing functional labels with value-added benefits for engineering-based industries, recently solved a challenge posed by globalization with its new ((RFID))-DistaFerr Global Label. The solution has an integrated, dual-band antenna capable of reading both of the world’s most used frequency bands – ETSI and FCC. This newest … Read more →

Canon releases a more efficient low-service, low-cost inkjet MFP series

Canon’s new WG7200 Series of Multifunction Printers offers consistent, high-quality output via user-replaceable consumables and self-serviceable designs that boost workflow productivity and reduce downtime. The new A3 MFPs offer a low total cost of ownership, little to no maintenance, and high-quality, high-speed printing. The series includes four models, each providing a fast first-printout time of … Read more →

Update: CUPW to continue strike action in Winnipeg

Numerous media outlets have reported that, while negotiations continue with the help of a special mediator, the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) continues to conduct rotating strikes in Winnipeg, Manitoba which began at 10 p.m. local time on Sunday, October 28. In a statement, Canada Post said it’s attempting to minimize the impact of … Read more →

Winnipeg Free Press and UBC earn 2018 EPPY Awards in 23rd annual digital media competition

E&P (Editor & Publisher) has announced the winners of its 23rd annual EPPY Awards at www.editorandpublisher.com. This year’s competition received more than 300 entries. Winners were selected from an international list of nominations that honour the best digital media websites across 30 diverse categories, in addition to categories for excellence in college and university journalism. … Read more →

Burke Group signs first Heidelberg subscription contract in North America

The Burke Group of Edmonton, Alberta, a leading Canadian printer specializing in digital and offset printing, design, signage and mailing solutions, recently signed the first North American Heidelberg subscription contract “which will enable Burke to double their productivity and increase profit without the challenges that come with equipment ownership,” said Heidelberg. Through the subscription model, … Read more →